London South Bank University

Course Introduction

London South Bank University (LSBU) is the top modern university in London for world'leading and internationally excellent research and Grade Point Average in General Engineering ' Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014: This document can be downloaded from our website: http://www.lsbu.ac.uk/courses/course'finder/electronic'electrical'engineering'phd. The School of Engineering has a strong culture of research and enterprise.

This success is underpinned by a strong record of external income generation with the total current contract value of research and enterprise awards exceeding £4m.

Income is generated from a wide range of sources including the research councils, European Union, industry, Government, charities, consultancy and Knowledge Transfer Partnerships where the School is one of the leaders nationally. Our research is to a very large degree interdisciplinary and collaborative with strong national and international links. There is an extensive research infrastructure including a new £2.8m Centre for Renewable and Efficient Energy in Buildings.

LSBU has research groups relating to this field of study:

* Biomedical and communications

* Intelligent monitoring and asset management

* Robotics.

A member of staff, expert in the chosen field, is directly responsible for guiding and supporting your research programme. As a research student you'll become part of our thriving academic community.

A PhD, by definition, is an original contribution to knowledge. A research degree is different from a taught course. Research students are expected to self'direct their learning with support from a supervisory team.

Start Date:

11/2017

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
6 years
Distance Learning
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
3 years
Full Time
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
5 years
Part Time
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD

Qualifications required:

  • When applying for a Research Degree Programme at LSBU you are expected to have a good honours degree. If you have the equivalent of a lower second or third class honours you would also need a Postgraduate qualification at Masters level. You will also be required to show proof of all of your qualifications.